Why is Humor Funny?
Available Online August 2019.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/prasasti-19.2019.48How to use a DOI?
- communication, humor, funny
- Language has been found to handle communication easily around the world. The main function of communication is as a means of communication mentioned above and also to express thoughts, feelings, ideas or opinions about anything happened in the society. Concerning with that, humor can be as a medium to express ideas or thoughts about society’s reaction in a relationship. It can be read (narration) or heard (speaking). Humor itself has been known for long to be a medium to make people laugh. This paper is aimed at finding out why is humor funny? . The data is collected from the internet and a book (Nasruddin Hodja’s humor collection). The writer found out what makes humor is funny to be heard and read.
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TY - CONF AU - Sulistyarini Sulistyarini PY - 2019/08 DA - 2019/08 TI - Why is Humor Funny? BT - Fifth Prasasti International Seminar on Linguistics (PRASASTI 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 277 EP - 284 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/prasasti-19.2019.48 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/prasasti-19.2019.48 ID - Sulistyarini2019/08 ER -